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City Hall Closure

City Hall will be closed Thursday, December 12, 2019
from 11:30am  to 1:00pm
for our Employee Appreciation Luncheon

Drainage Work to Begin

Weather Permitting
Work will begin Monday, November 18, 2019 from 7:00am to 4:00pm
on Neville Avenue from 2nd St. to Cow Gully Road.
Both sides will be cleaned from point to point.
The contractor will be cleaning out culverts, re-establishing ditches and  proper grade to improve drainage
of stormwater in anticipation of street maintenance in January 2020.

Please make sure there are no vehicles or other objects that may impede this project.

Pet Myth

It’s a myth that dogs and cats are more resistant than people to cold just because they have fur. Even long-haired pets are at risk in cold weather. Keep your pets inside. If it’s too cold for you, it’s too cold for your pet. Cats and dogs should be kept inside during cold weather.

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has completed a data review of lead and copper compliance sampled from our system during June through September 2019 monitoring period. This review indicates that the City’s water system has exceeded a lead or copper action level and is required to take additional steps associated with an action level. In accordance with TAC §290.117(b), the action level for lead is 0.015 milligrams per liter (mg/L) and the action level for copper is 1.3 mg/L. Compliance sample results for the June through September 2019 monitoring period from the City of Hitchcock exceeded the 90th percent result for lead. The 90th percentile amount for lead is 0.0189 mg/L. Information about the City’s water system and the 90th percentile sample results can be found on the Texas Drinking Water Watch website at

Utility Rate Change

utility changes Billing dates

Homeowner's Assistance Program

Hurricane Harvey Homeowner Assistance Program: Regional Housing Guidelines
Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC) East (HGAC-E / Gulf Coast Region)

National Weather Service Weather Map & Weather  Information

For the National Weather Service Radar Map
with the latest weather information
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Free Tire Recycling




The City of Hitchcock will hold a Public Hearing on the City of Hitchcock Proposed Budget for FY 2019-2020 at the City of Hitchcock, City Hall, 7423 Highway 6, Hitchcock, Texas 77563 on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 6:00 PM.